One Day Immersion
in Media, Entertainment, & Technology

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For an entire, intensive day, One Day Immersion (also known as ODI) pulls back the curtain and shows college students, graduate level candidates and recent graduates how to go from the classroom to the boardroom. Corporate partners engage with new leaders and executives share their industry expertise.

This unfettered interaction and shared learning between corporate partners, students, and top media executives creates an explosion of unlimited possibilities, making One Day Immersion a must attend event for the media, entertainment, and technology industry.

Mark Your Calendars for 2018
Atlanta

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

New York

Friday, November 2, 2018

“One Day Immersion is an important signal to students and employers that we are serious about preparing students for the media business and beyond.”
neil braun
– Neil Braun
Dean, Lubin School of Business, Pace University
Former President, NBC Television Network
Former CEO of Viacom Entertainment

Gerard Kunkel
Gerard Kunkel
Founder and Managing Partner
Next Media Partners

Session: Keynote Interviewer
Gerard Kunkel is an executive with extensive experience in leading company vision and strategy in the technology, media and entertainment business. Gerard has decades of experience bringing new products and services to market in TV, digital media and entertainment. Gerard has advised companies from the Fortune 50 in media and tech, to startups from Silicon Valley and beyond.

Gerard is founder and managing partner of Next Media Partners, LLC, a business, product, and technology consultancy for media and entertainment. From 2011 to 2014, Gerard served as an executive consultant to Microsoft, where he worked with the leadership team in shaping the product plans for Microsoft’s Xbox and TV products and services. From 2003 to 2011, Gerard held executive roles at Comcast, including president of GuideWorks, and as SVP, User Experience and Product Design. Prior to Comcast, Gerard held numerous executive roles in technology, media and entertainment, including president of WorldGate Communications.

Gerard also serves as President of BeachGlow: Concerts for Charity, Inc. a 501c3 charity and music festival dedicated to raising funds and awareness for youth oriented causes.